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Corrona® Psoriasis Registry Expands to Canada; Enrolls First Patient

Dec 11 2017 - 8:00am
Portland, Ore. (December 11, 2017)— The Corrona® Psoriasis Registry, a joint collaboration between the National Psoriasis Foundation (NPF) and Corrona, LLC, the...

Corrona and the National Multiple Sclerosis Society announce intent to collaborate on a multiple sclerosis registry to study the comparative effectiveness and safety of approved therapies

Oct 20 2017 - 7:15am
WALTHAM, Mass., Oct. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Corrona, LLC and the National Multiple Sclerosis Society have announced their intent to collaborate on the launch of the Corrona Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Registry to study the comparative safety and effectiveness of approved MS therapies. The first...

Long-Term Effectiveness of Adalimumab in RA

Sep 14 2017 - 8:00am
According to results of an observational analysis, the efficacy of adalimumab is sustained in rheumatoid arthritis (RA) patients who continued therapy for 10 years. Biologic-naïve RA patients who had enrolled in the Corrona RA registry after initiating adalimumab during follow-up were included in...

Studies: Biologic Proves Worth as Monotherapy in RA

Aug 14 2017 - 10:30am
by Ed Susman, Contributing Writer, MedPage Today ORLANDO -- Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) patients who received tocilizumab (Actemra) with methotrexate achieved low disease activity and could discontinue methotrexate while maintaining disease control, researchers said here. In a study designed to...

Big Data: What Every Rheumatologist Should Know

Jul 20 2017 - 8:00am
Healio Rheumatology, July 2017 With each passing year, big data has taken on a larger role in medicine and more specifically, in rheumatology. “Here is the thing about big data, it is not new. Health plans have been using big data for a long time,” Catherine MacLean, MD, PHD, from Hospital for...

EULAR Spotlight 2017 | From Evolution to Revolution in Treatment of RA Patients

Jun 16 2017 - 8:00am
Real-world evidence (RWE) is increasingly important to clinicians, regulators and payers Regional and local registries are a valuable source of RWE The large Corrona RA US registry has revealed information revenant to clinical practice (e.g. non-adhearance, effectiveness and safety of biologics,...

IBD News Today - Corrona Enrolls First Patient in Novel IBD Registry to Study Crohn’s Disease, Ulcerative Colitis

Jun 13 2017 - 8:00am
Corrona, a provider of U.S. disease registries, has enrolled the first patient in its novel inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) registry, launched in May 2017. This is the first national registry to collect data from patients with ulcerative colitis, Crohn’s disease and other IBDs. Corrona joined the...

Corrona announces first patient has enrolled in its Inflammatory Bowel Disease Registry

Jun 1 2017 - 1:15pm
SOUTHBOROUGH, Mass., June 1, 2017 /PRNewswire — Corrona, a nationwide provider of disease registries, announced that the first patient has been enrolled in its groundbreaking Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) Registry. No national registry presently collects data from patients with inflammatory...

Corrona: Steroids vs Biologics in RA

Jan 3 2017 - 8:00am
by Nancy Walsh Senior Staff Writer, MedPage Today: Dimitrios A. Pappas, MD, of Columbia University and the Corrona registry, talked to MedPage Today about a recent study evaluating whether or not the use of glucocorticoids influenced...

Tocilizumab: Answering Current Questions

Dec 13 2016 - 8:15am
by Nancy Walsh Senior Staff Writer, MedPage Today: As treatments for rheumatoid arthritis have multiplied, questions about their optimal use remain. Two experts reported on new findings for the interleukin-6 receptor inhibitor tocilizumab (Actemra) in an...